Win Tickets to See Jon Bon Jovi in Stanley Park, Aug. 22!

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On a uniquely Vancouver stage nestled between the forests, the ocean, and with the city twinkling nearby, the upcoming Urban Forest Concert is going to be an experience to remember. For the first time ever, Jon Bon Jovi will be bringing his band, The Kings of Suburbia, to Vancouver with him. Add the big sound of this 14-piece band to the enigmatic performance of a global star and set it against the backdrop of ancient Stanley Park cedars, and it’s no wonder people are travelling from across the globe to be a part of the occasion.

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Win Tickets to See Jon Bon Jovi in Stanley Park, Aug. 22!

Win a Night of Dining and Dancing on the Water for Two with Salsa Cruises

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For nearly a decade, Vancouverites and our international guests have been experiencing a taste of Latin America just off the coast of Vancouver with Salsa Cruises. Vancouver’s largest privately-owned cruising vessel, the MV Britannia, holds three levels of DJs pumping a variety of music for testing your most sultry Latin moves, heart-pumping salsa lessons, spicy Mexican cuisine, and a full bar to quench your thirst all night.

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Win a Night of Dining and Dancing on the Water for Two with Salsa Cruises

Madonna’s 35 City Rebel Heart Tour Coming to Vancouver, Oct. 14 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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The list of Madonna concert dates for her highly anticipated 35-city Rebel Heart Tour were officially announced earlier this year by Live Nation with the opening night scheduled for August 29th in Miami, Florida.  Additional performances to follow include New York, LA, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Vancouver, Montreal and several other cities including San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Following the North American leg of the Rebel Heart Tour, Madonna will begin the UK/European series of dates on November 4th in Koln, Germany with stops in major cities including Barcelona, London, Paris and Glasgow amongst others.

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Madonna’s 35 City Rebel Heart Tour Coming to Vancouver, Oct. 14 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Young Rising Sons and Hunter Hunted at the Media Club, July 21 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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At a time when cynicism and moral outrage are quite common in modern music, Young Rising Sons choose to focus on the brighter side of life. According to lead singer/guitarist Andy Tongren, the Red Bank, New Jersey band’s debut single “High” was created with the intention of writing a “soulful pick-me-up, an honest account of life’s ups and downs, all with a glimmer of hope.” Tongren adds that the recently released “High” is the perfect example of the “feel good disposition” that shapes Young Rising Sons’ view on life and music.

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Young Rising Sons and Hunter Hunted at the Media Club, July 21 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Top Jazz Journalist’s Take on What to Hit at the 30th Annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival

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Tourism Vancouver’s Jorden Hutchison interviews DownBeat Magazine reporter James Hale.

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2015, the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival is set to take over the city, June 18 to July 1. Bringing some of music’s most well-known edge-pushers, mainstayers and international ambassadors to Vancouver, the event features performances by some 1,800 artists – ranging from jazz, funk and Latin to fusion and world music – at 300-plus concert venues across the city.

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Top Jazz Journalist’s Take on What to Hit at the 30th Annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival